Bobby Canaday has been creating with his hands forever. From playing guitar in a band as a teenager to working as a professional photographer shooting music and fashion, he has continually worked to capture beauty in a variety of forms. For the past 16 years, Bobby has applied his artistic skill to the craft of hair. He has a penchant for men’s grooming and traditional barbering, but has just as much skill with women’s haircuts and strives to maintain the hair’s integrity. Still passionate about music, photography, and art, Bobby finds inspiration in nature and loves being outdoors, hiking, and camping.
Drew Canaday brings more than a decade of experience to her role as Dedication Salon coordinator. Specializing in event and bridal styling, as well as editorial work, she takes inspiration from her love for nature and classic Hollywood. With a love for outdoor activities, traveling, and writing, Drew enjoys finding ways to incorporate her off-duty passions into the art of her craft. Whether offering a modern interpretation of a classic style or creating a completely new look influenced by the organic and complex shapes of the natural world, Drew continually strives for progression and excellence.
Originally a graphic design major, Chelsee Husk has an appreciation for precision styling that borders on perfectionism. Her own hair is done with such skill, she occasionally gets asked if she’s wearing a wig; which is how she transitioned from graphic design to hairstyling. While in school, she worked as a salon receptionist. The salon’s stylists were so impressed with her DIY hair, they encouraged her to make it a career - so she did. Today, she specializes in chemical services, like Brazilian Blowouts, and loves doing color and dry cuts. Ironically, the girl who’s been doing hair even before she got her license, owns two hairless Sphynx cats named Lux and Grim.
Well-connected in the New York City fashion scene, Joe has a story or two from his life living and working in the city. With more than 25 years in the hair industry, he continues to be inspired by fashion’s continuous progress and such icons as Tom Ford, Anna Wintour, and Marc Jacobs. When he’s not perfecting a client’s color or style, he’s either traveling, working to support animal rights, or attending hair seminars and staying up on the latest trends in color and cutting technique.
Tiffany Dreyer was drawn to the creative aspect of the hair industry. Inspired by her fellow stylists, she finds her career choice is like talking to friends while making a living. While she loves everything about hair, she has a special appreciation for color, the Balayage technique in particular. Beyond her work as a hairstylist, Tiffany is a world traveler, soccer player, cook, and baker, and hopes to experience all of the world’s different cultures.
From the moment she started going to salons with her mom, Jessica knew she had discovered her tribe. Now, with more than six years in the industry, she is as passionate as ever, continuing her hair education by going to hair shows and taking color technique classes in her free time. When she’s not doing something having to do with hair, she can be found in the gym or outdoors. Inspired by successful stylists and her co-workers, Jessica’s specialties are balayage, long hair cutting, hair extensions, and creative coloring.
With more than a decade in the industry, Emma takes inspiration from the spectrum of her life. Finding influence from the color palates of nature and trendsetters like her mom, David Bowie, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Neil Gaiman, her love for art and fashion, along with a natural ability, led her to doing hair. Favorite celebrity hairstyles include Bernadette Peters, Juliette Lewis, and Stevie Knicks. And, when she’s not styling or doing creative color, she can be found indulging in other pursuits such as sewing, embroidery, hiking, camping, motorcycle adventuring, and mountain biking.
Today, Shay’s an advanced educator with Toni & Guy, but she’s been cutting and coloring hair, doing make-up for as long as she can remember. Practicing on cousins as a little girl, she made her way to cosmetology school after a stint considering a degree in psychology. Passionate about fixing things that aren’t working for her clients’ hair, she’s maintained her desire to help people’s mental health her own way: with scissors and skill. Exceptionally strong in technical haircuts, Shay utilizes her expertise to teach stylists in the craft as well as perfect her own client’s hair. Inspired by music, art, fashion, and talented peers, she loves learning new things from different hairdressers. She’s a mom to an amazing daughter, a yogi, and artist, and still waiting for Eddie Vedder to propose.
Luis is a well-rounded stylist inspired by good old fashioned rock and roll and the classic, cool style of Elvis and James Dean. A former touring musician, traveling throughout North America, Europe, and Japan, he found a natural progression and creative outlet in the artistic craft of hair. Always interested in hair, he’s enjoyed blending a passion for music, fashion, and pop culture into his career as a hair stylist specializing in men’s hairstyling. When he’s not behind the chair, Luis loves to be outdoors cycling, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.